GMA Network's flagship international channel, GMA Pinoy TV, in partnership with channel carrier IPS (Inter Press Service) Japan present "Moving On"--an afternoon of Pinoy world-class entertainment for all loyal Kapuso fans in Tokyo--this Sunday, July 31.
Happening at Setagaya Kumin Kaikan from 1 in the afternoon until 6 in the evening, Moving On celebrates three big milestones for the Kapuso Network: the launch of its third international channel, GMA News TV International; the availability of international channels GMA Pinoy TV, GMA Life TV, and GMA News TV International in digital platform via IPS; plus the 6th anniversary of GMA Pinoy TV in Japan.
Serving as a tribute to the victims of the recent earthquake and tsunami in the country, Moving On is topbilled by Kapuso stars Rhian Ramos and Aljur Abrenica. Also joining them is GMA News pillar Arnold Clavio, who represents the world-class GMA News and Public Affairs team that powers the newly launched GMA News TV International.
"It is a great privilege for us at GMA International to partner with IPS in celebrating these three very important events with our Kapuso subscribers in Japan. We only hope to share with them this momentous day and inspire them to continue moving forward through the concert," shares Joseph T. Francia, Vice President and Head of Operations for GMA International.
Special treats and giveaways from GMA International are also in store for the audience.
For inquiries, call toll free numbers 0032-990-288 or 03-3549-7622.
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Captain Barbell also sets out to face another villain, Nero (Christopher de Leon), who has grown more powerful and evil than ever. Nero has transformed his entire body into iron and has added a cape to his armor. Will CB finally take down his strongest opponent and restore peace and order on earth?
Apart from living out his superhero duties, Captain Barbell faces a difficult decision as he tries to sort out his feelings for Althea and Anita (Michelle Madrigal). But just as he is about to make his choice, a starling twist suddenly unravels forcing him to choose between the woman he loves, and his responsibilities as a superhero.
Directed by Dominic Zapata, Captain Barbell reveals its biggest twist in the show's finale on Friday, July 29, after 24 Oras on GMA Telebabad.
In a special documentary, veteran broadcaster Mike Enriquez and popular actor and education advocate Dingdong Dantes probe the issues behind the many problems that stop countless Filipinos from learning and getting access to their basic right to education.
Don't miss, "Report Card: Ang Antas ng Edukasyon sa Pilipinas" on July 31, 10:15 PM, on Sunday Night Box Office (SNBO) on GMA.
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Filed Under: Julie Ann San Jose
Beginning July 18, GMA-7 airs Gourmet, a Koreanovela that will add a sweet aroma and a unique taste to weekday afternoons.
Gourmet features the unique cuisine of Korea as it talks about the significance of traditions, family heritage and love through cooking. It is highly anticipated for it is topbilled by Kim Rae Won, the leading man in Attic Cat and Lovers in Harvard, which both aired in GMA-7.
The story tells of Patrick (Kim Rae Won), an orphan raised by a family that owns Korea's most famous traditional restaurant, Woonamjung. This family, headed by Chef Oh (Choi Bul Am), also claims to be descendants of the Joseon Dynasty's last royal chef.
As an adopted child, Patrick often disappointed Chef Oh until he decided to become a chef too. It was then that Chef Oh saw Patrick's surprising talent and verified a secret about who the young man really is.
Can Patrick become Woonamjung's Royal Chef when he is only an adopted son? Can he stand being rivals with his brother Robert (Kwon Oh Jung), Chef Oh's own son? Does this mark the end of their brotherhood?
Join Patrick as he discovers and fulfills his true calling by leaving the life that he knew, exploring his capabilities on his own and pursuing what he deserves.
Starting July 18, Gourmet airs Monday to Friday after Sisid on GMA-7.
"Tween Hearts Academy: Class of 2012" stars Barbie Forteza, Joshua Dionisio, Jake Vargas, Bea Binene, Joyce Ching, Lexi Fernandez, Kristoffer Martin, Derrick Monasterio, Yassi Pressman, Louise delos Reyes, Elmo Magalona, Alden Richards and with the special participations of Julie Anne San Jose and Sam Pinto.
Enrico Raphael Quiogue Nacino, better known by his screen name Rocco Nacino (born on March 21, 1987 in Baguio City, Philippines), rose to fame after joining GMA-7's reality artista search, StarStruck.
He will soon star in the upcoming dance-serye on GMA-7 called "Time of My Life." He will also debut as a film actor in the Cinemalaya entry "Ang Sayaw ng Parehong Kaliwang Paa."
The working title for the Aljur-Dingdong project is "Cain at Abel."
According to reports, the story of the upcoming teleserye is loosely based from the Bible Story about the first two sons of Adam and Eve.
Who do you think will play the role of Cain, the wicked one, and who will portray Abel, the righteous one?